Sacred Sites Program

Consulting Grant Criteria

Applications for Consulting Grants are reviewed on a continuous basis throughout the year.
To be eligible for a Consulting grant within the Sacred Sites Program, properties must be:

Consulting grants are pledged to assist congregations in the soft costs (architectural and engineering fees, project-management services, etc.) associated with planning a restoration or repair project. Eligible projects include conditions assessments, master plans, historic paint analysis, mural or stained glass conservation studies, plans and specifications or construction documents for exterior restoration, and engineering assessments of structural systems including roof trusses and foundations.

Our Consulting Grant Maximum is $7,500, and the average grant pledge in 2016 was about $6,300. No grant shall exceed half the project cost, or the grant maximum, whichever is lower.

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